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by the geithner people under the obama administration. but it was a remarkable thing to hear. because who could really believe that other than people who had come from these institutions. and my response, of course, is "where have you been for the last couple of years? what rock have you been under, that you haven't seen that these guys would sell their soul for a few basis points of profit?" that ideas like they wouldn't risk their reputations or wouldn't embarrass themselves again, as bill dudley, the president of the new york fed said to me when i complained about relying too heavily on credit-rating agencies. this was the core ideology and approach of how they viewed the financial crisis. it wasn't the bank's fault. and if we could just trust them, we'll be in a good place again. >> and yet, there haven't been prosecutions have there, of these -- the people culpable for this crash? >> no, i mean, what our office did was to detect, prosecute, investigate, and refer for prosecution those who tried to steal from the program. so we were blocked out of any activities that occurred before tarp. b
upset with the obama administration the last four years. it is an open question as to whether obama would take the risk of taking on the nra and taking o very, very potent pro- gun forces that exist in congress in a second term. >> interestingly, as we talk about climate change not been raised in the three presidential debates by either moderate or the presidential candidate, it was somewhat similar with the gun control, the brady campaign against gun violence, waged a campaign to get the moderator of the first presidential debate in denver to ask a question a autut gun violence. it was in colorado, columbine, and bharara. the only time it was raised in the second of it was not because of a moderator, but because it was a town hall at hofstra and a regular citizen asked the question. >> and i thought the answer to that question was very revealing. you noticed, if you go back and e that transcript, president obama -- you notice, if you go back and look of that transcript, president obama basically give a tribute to the second amendment saying, well, the first thing to say is we of th
corporations, and encouragement of civil society actors to join in that boycott. >> the obama administration has rejected this proposal, calling it "irresponsible and unacceptable." planned parenthood has filed a new lawsuit challenging a funding ban in texas that seeks to exclude it from a program for low-income women. the texas program offers cancer and health screenings as well as birth control services to some 130,000 women, about 40% of whom are served through planned parenthood. but texas governor rick perry has sought to bar planned parenthood's involvement because the group also provides abortions. an appeals court upheld the ban last week, but on friday, a texas judge issued a temporary standing order pending arguments in a new challenge from planned parenthood. attorneys for planned parenthood said the ban is illegal because it would force texas to lose 90% of the program's funding from the federal government. a coalition of environmental groups has asked the epa to subject oil and gas extracting companies to the same emissions oversight as other energy industry sectors. the enviro
by the obama administration to guarantee. >> rose: like the dream act. >> absolutely. those are elements of a greater recognition of the need to take stock of the reality of what immigration has done for the united states. >> rose: i've talked about president calderon about climate change and his own strong environmental efforts to do something. there is also this. some people are predicting that not mexico but brazil has the greatest growing economy in latin america in this decade. is that something you believe, are there numbers to indicate that. certainly when you think of the discovery of oil offshore and to fuel that kind of explosion. >> let alone that charlie we also have significant reserves of shale gas. we also have right now the second largest growing economy in all of the oecd countries. we have very low levels of inflation. we have very low levels of unemployment. we have just created this year 780,000 new jobs. >> rose: but is tourism down because of all of the stories of violence against tourism. >> no, in 2011 tourism has reached record numbers. it has increased by 18%
separates him from the bush years. >> i disagree with the whole recommend takes we're not hearing that obama is playing everything on bush. he says the last administration and blames them and republicans for almoster that is out there. i can't turn on the tv or hear -- without blaming everybody else. i totally disagree with that. for women it is the economy. we have four years of what president obama has put out there. he's been the president, he's been our leader. and today with the new jobs report 7.9% this is not the new normal. we cannot have unemployment. the president told us that after he put in the stimulus we'd down to 5.6% unemployment. where is that? >> correction. the number of jobs exceeded what had been predicted and you are going to have the unemployment rate to tick back up a little bit. every time the economy looks good more people go on -- >> last -- >> 23 million unemployed. >> last word on this topic then on to the ground game. >> one of the greatest issues of our time, right now in our age, mitt romney has come out squarely on the side of greater income and equality stra
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